Outcome Grant July 23 2023


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 22,200
Darragh McLoughlin presenting 'Stickman' at the International Puppetry Festival, Yamanashi Theatre, Setouchi Circus Factory, Takamatsu City, and Architanz Dance Centre, Tokyo, Japan, 23 February - 17 March 2024.JapanTokyo, Takamatsu City, Yamanashi7,000
Hands Down Circus performing Tape That! at Karnidale - The Western Australian Circus Festival, Karridale, Western Australia, 8 - 20 January 2024.AustraliaKarridale, Margaret River5,000
Presentation of 'Sorcas Sirk’ in Gaza, Palestine, 22 - 26 October 2023.
Palestinian Territory, OccupiedGaza5,000
Hands Down Circus PRESENTING 'Tape That!'as part of Temporada Alta, Girona, Spain,and FETAC Sant Julià de Lòria, Andorra, 1 - 7 October 2023Spain, AndorraGirona, Sant Julià de Lòria2,000
Presentation of Juanita's Big Problem at Pagliacce Women Clown Festival, Turin, Italy 13 - 14 October 2023ItalyTurin1,700
Hands Down Circus performing at Split calling festival, Croatia, 20 - 22 October 2023. CroatiaSplit1,500


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 32,700
Teac Damsa performing How to be a Dancer in Seventy-two Thousand Easy Lessons at Théâtre de la Ville, Théâtre des Abbesses, Paris, France, 13 - 16 December 2023.15,000
Presentation of FALL and FLOAT by Mónica Muñoz at ZiguZajg Festival, Valetta, Malta; Kasseler Tanz Festival, Kassel, Germany; and SHOWBOX, Oslo, Norway, 10 - 30 November 2023Malta, Germany, Norway Valetta, Kassel, Oslo10,000
Presentation of Birdboy by Emma Martin at at Festspielhaus St. Pölten, Austria, 29 - 30 September 2023AustriaSt. Pölten5,000
Presentation of Tempo Rubato by Alexandre Iseli at Danza en Breve Festival, Teatro Leal La Laguna, Tenerife, 9 November 2023.SpainLa Laguna, Tenerife2,700


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 37,700
Presentation of Irish films at the Newport Beach Film Festival 2022, Newport Beach USA, 12 October - 19 October 2023.United StatesNewport Beach18,000
Presentation of Irish films at the Irish Film Festival Australia 2023, in cinemas and online, Australia, 5 October - 5 November 2023.

AustraliaSydney, Brisbane, Canberra, Perth, Melbourne and online across Australia10,000
Presentation of Irish Film at San Francisco Irish Film Festival, 20 - 23 September 2023.United StatesSan Francisco3,200
Screening of films by Lenny Abrahamson at the 47th São Paulo International Film Festival, São Paulo, Brazil, 19 October - 1 November 2023BrazilSão Paulo3,000
We will present the feature film, Holy Island, by Robert Manson, to an Irish and international audience across several cities in Germany.

In two of these cities, Berlin and Leipzig, we would like to have 3 launch events. We will screen the film, have a Q&A with our cast and a discussion about filmmaking which will represent and solidify the strong unique ties between Germany & Ireland.
GermanyLeipzig, Berlin2,000
Screening of 'Ann' written & directed by Ciaran Creagh at Hell Half Mile Film & Music Festival, Michigan, USA, 21 - 24 September 2023United StatesBay City1,500


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 29,600
Irish writers participating in Read The World at The Times & The Sunday Times Cheltenham Literature Festival at the Festival tented village, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, UK, 6-15 October 2023

United KingdomCheltenham7,500
Elaine Feeney undertaking a book tour in Canada and the USA, 18 - 27 October 2023. Canada, United StatesVancouver, New York City, Windsor, Toronto, Ottawa3,500
Poetry Ireland presenting 'Heaney in Translation', at The Warehouse in Schaerbeek Brussels and at the Hets Nutshuis, The Hague, Netherlands, 23 - 27 October 2023.

United Kingdom, France, Belgium, NetherlandsLondon, Paris, Brussels, The Hague2,780
Irish artists participating in the RiflessiDiVersi festival , Magione and Perugia, Italy, 22 - 24 September 2022ItalyPerugia, perugia, Magione, Magione (PG)2,500
Presentation of "Small Things Like These" & facilitation of How Fiction Works workshop by Claire Keegan Charleston Literary Festival in Dock Street Theatre, Charleston, South Carolina, United States, 11 November, 2023.United StatesCharleston2,500
Presentation and discussion of poetry from The Limit of Light (The Gallery Press, 2020) by poet Grace Wilentz at four universities in the United States, 18 - 24 October 2023.United StatesJefferson City, Emory, Ottawa, Kansas City2,500
A Storyboard by Ingrid Lyons presented by the Fremantle Arts Centre, Perth, Australia 18 - 29 September 2023Australia, IrelandPerth, Perth 1,580
Lauren Foley presenting 'Polluted Sex' at the Australian Short Story Festival, Adelaide, Australia, 9 - 13 November 2023. AustraliaAdelaide1,500
Irish writers participating in the FALL-Festival of Art, Literature and Learning, Prague, Czechia, 13 - 17 September 2023.Czech RepublicPrague1,500
Poetry Readings by Jane Clarke in Washington DC, Philadelphia, and New Jersey, USA, 24 - 30 September 2023.
United StatesPhiladelphia, Princeton & Washington DC, Washington DC, Philadelphia, Princeton1,000
Poetry Readings by Catherine Phil MacCarthy in Washington DC, Villanova, and Princeton, USA, 24- 26 September 2023United StatesWashington DC, Philadelphia, Princeton, New York1,000
Poetry Readings by Katie Donovan, Jane Clarke and Catherine Phil MacCarthy in Washington DC, Philadelphia, and New Jersey, USA, 24 - 26 September 2023.
United StatesWashington DC, Philadelphia, Princeton1,000
Doireann Ní Ghríofa participating in the 23nd International Literature Festival Berlin, Germany, 6 - 16 September 2023.GermanyBerlin740


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 458,280
Irish artists participating in Celtic X’mas 2023, Japan, 25 November - 3 December 2023. JapanFukui, Tokai, Yamagata, Nishinomiya, Tokyo, Tokorozawa, Kyoto35,000
modernlove undertaking a tour of the UK, US and Europe, 19 October - 18 November 2023.United Kingdom, Netherlands, Germany, France, United StatesGlasgow, Leeds, Manchester, Birmingham, London, Brighton, Bristol, Amsterdam, Hamburg, Berlin, Cologne, Paris, Chicago, Brooklyn, Washington, Boston, Philadelphia, Austin, Los Angeles, San Francisco18,000
Far Caspian undertaking a European and US Tour in Autumn 2023

Netherlands, Germany, Belgium, France, United StatesAmsterdam, Hamburg, Berlin, Cologne, Brussels , Paris, Boston, Philadelphia, New York , Washington, Chicago , Seattle, San Francisco, Los Angeles 14,000
Fidelio Trio undertaking a tour of the USA, including New York, Boston, Ithaca, Bowling Green, Iowa, Baltimore, and Pittsburgh, USA, 14 - 28 February 2024.United StatesBowling Green, Pittsburgh, Baltimore, Iowa, Boston, Brooklyn, New York City, Ithaca12,000
Dervish undertaking a tour of the USA, 4 - 12 November 2023United StatesAtlanta, Seattle, Mount Vernon, Portland, Eugene, Yachats, Oregon, Lake Wales12,000
Mick Flannery undertaking tour of the USA and Canada, 21 September - 1 October 2023.

United States, CanadaNashville, Louisville, Ann Arbor, Toronto, New York, Somerville, Exeter, Northampton, Malboro, Blacksburg12,000
United States, CanadaAlexandria, Jim Thorpe, Nashua, Patchogue, Annapolis, Glenside, Red Bank, New York, Ridgefield, Old Saybrook , Northampton, Boston, East Greenwich, Toronto, Homer, Kent, Chicago, St. Paul, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Sacramento, Seattle, Portland12,000
Milk undertaking a tour of the USA, 1 - 15 December 2023.

United StatesBoston , Washington DC, Philadelphia , New York City, Columbus, Chicago, Denver, Phoenix, San Diego, Los Angeles , San Francisco12,000
Somebody's Child undertaking a tour of North America and United Kingdom, 22 September - 11 October 2023.
United States, Canada, United KingdomWashington, Toronto, Southampton, Norwich, Nottingham, Leeds, Edinburgh, Manchester, Cardiff, Bristol, Exeter, Brighton, London11,000
Pillow Queens undertaking a tour of Europe, including France, Germany, Switzerland, England and Wales, 6 - 17 November 2023.France, Germany, Switzerland, United KingdomParis, Rees, Nyon, WEISSENHÄUSER, London, Cardiff, York, Birkenhead10,000
Irish artists performing at EFG London Jazz Festival, London, England, 12 - 18 November 2023.United KingdomLondon10,000
Joshua Burnside undertaking a tour of Germany, Switzerland and Belgium 7 - 20 October 2023.Germany, Switzerland, BelgiumCologne , Stuttgart, Zurich , Munich , Dresden , Hamburg , Berlin , Brussels , Münster 10,000
Martin Hayes and the Common Ground Ensemble participating in the Auckland Arts Festival 2024, Auckland, New Zealand, 15 March 2024.New ZealandAuckland10,000
Sorcha Richardson undertaking a tour of North America, 15 October - 5 November 2023.United States, CanadaWashington DC, Philadelphia , New York City, Boston, Toronto, Detriot, Chicago, Minneapolis , Denver, Vancouver, Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, Los Angeles 10,000
New Pagans undertaking a tour of Europe, including Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium, France and England, 9 - 22 November 2023. Germany, Netherlands, Belgium, France, United KingdomWiesbaden, Cologne, Hamburg, Munich, Berlin, Rotterdam, Gent, Antwerp, Paris, London, Manchester10,000
Irish artists performing at CelticFest Vancouver. Vancouver BC, Canada, 16 - 17 March 2024CanadaVancouver 9,000
Yunè Pinku performing at Listen Out Festival and headline shows, various cities in Australia, 23 - 30 September 2023.

AustraliaBrisbane, Perth, Melbourne, Sydney, Melbourne, Sydney9,000
Lisa O’Neill performing at various festivals in Australia, 26 December 2023 - 23 March 2024.AustraliaWOODFORD, COBARGO, PORT FAIRY, BLUE MOUNTAINS, YACKANDANDAH 9,000
Niall McCabe undertaking a tour of the USA and UK, 19 September - 11 November 2023United States, United KingdomNashville, Doncaster , Yeovil , Cricklade, London, Leicester, Bradford, Birkenhead, Liverpool, Bangor8,000
Crash Ensemble performing at Tampere Biennale, Finland, 13 April 2024.FinlandTampere8,000
Anna Mieke undertaking a tour of the USA and Canada, 1 - 17 November 2023.United States, CanadaNorth Adams, Exeter, Newport , Brooklyn, Cambridge, Vienna, Philadelphia, Washington DC, Toronto, Chicago, Seattle, Portland, Los Angeles8,000
Green Road & Clodagh Kinsella performing at the Kevin Barry GAA Club, Normandy Farms, Blue Bell, Pennsylvania, and at the Commodore Jon Barry Arts & Cultural Centre, Philadelphia, USA, 15 - 17 September 2023.
United StatesBlue Bell, Philadelphia8,000
Irish musicians participating in the Irish Folk Festival Tour of Germany and Switzerland, 17 October - 25 November 2023.Germany, SwitzerlandDresden, Greiz, Mühldorf, Germering, Augsburg, Ravensburg, Stuttgart, Unterföhring, Wil SG, Luzern, Basel, Visp, Helmbrechts, Bad Wörishofen, Mainz, Mannheim, Karlsruhe, Kreuztal, Düsseldorf, Kaiserslautern, Delbrück, Viersen, Bebra, Herford, Leipzig, Einbeck, Rostock, Berlin, Hamburg, Hannover, Buchholz, Hamm, Worpswede, Neubrandenburg8,000
Karan Casey undertaking a tour of the USA, 1 - 11 November 2023.United StatesSanta Fe, Albuquerque, Tucson, Cottonwood, Phoenix, Portland, Yachats, Corvallis8,000
Irish artists performing at The Trip to Birmingham Tradfest 2023, Birmingham, England, 23 - 26 November 2023United KingdomBirmingham7,900
Chamber Choir Ireland undertakes a performance at Norfolk & Norwich Festival, UK, May 2024United KingdomNorwich7,500
The Jeremiahs undertaking a tour of the USA, 27 October - 5 November 2023.
United StatesNorth, Chicago, Cambridge, Chilicothe, Thomas, Fredirick, Charleston, Frostburg7,000
Lisa Canny & Band undertaking a tour of Germany and Austria, 27 October - 18 November 2023 Germany, AustriaMandelbachtal, Weilburg-Hasselbach , Hamburg, Wiesenburg/Mark, Garbsen, Norderstedt , Lucklum/Erkerode, Metzingen, Zwickau , Oldenburg , Pirmasens, Rankweil, Schwabmünchen, Sudpfalz, Coburg, Berlin, Stuggart, Twist, Hemmingen, Rösrath7,000
Sharon Shannon and band undertaking a tour of the USA, 8 - 18 September 2023.United StatesChicago, Milwaukee, St Paul, Boston, New York City, Muskegon7,000
The Outside Track undertaking a tour of Germany , 3 - 18 December 2023.
GermanyHeidelberg, Schwabmünchen, Langenargen, Heidenheim, Geislingen, Kelkheim, Fulda, Staßfurt, Hallstadt, Köln, Bad Oldesloe, Walkenried6,000
Morgana performing at The Grace, London, England, and the Maze, Berlin, Germany, 1 - 7 November 2023. United Kingdom, France, GermanyLondon, Paris, Berlin6,000
Irish artists performing as part of 'That's Deadly Sessions', The Dead Rabbit, New York, USA, 18 September - 12 November 2023. United StatesNew York City6,000
Robocobra Quartet undertaking UK Tour, 2nd November to 9th November 2023United KingdomOxford, Cardiff, Brighton, Cambridge, Leicester, Blackpool, Glasgow6,000
Just Mustard performing at the Riot Fest and undertake UK Tour 2023
United States, United KingdomChicago, Portsmith, Oxford, Cardiff, Brighton, Cambridge, Leicster, Blackpool, Glasgow, London6,000
Martin Hayes & The Common Ground Ensemble undertaking a tour of England, 11 - 19 October 2023.United KingdomManchester, London, Newcastle, Bristol, Leeds6,000
Clare Sands undertaking a tour of England, Scotland and Wales, 3 - 18 November 2023United KingdomLondon, York, Sheffield, Glasgow, Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Leamington Spa, Bristol, Milton Keynes, Birmingham 5,000
Cathal Breslin performing in Seoul, Busan, Nanjing and Qingdao in Korea and China, 5 - 14 October 2023.Korea, Republic of, ChinaSeoul, Busan, Nanjing, Qingdao5,000
Ye Vagabonds undertaking a tour of England and Scotland, 19 - 27 October 2023United KingdomBristol, 200, Birmingham, London, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Leeds, Manchester5,000
The Last Vinci undertaking a European Tour entitled The Revolution is made Together, 18th October - 2nd December 2023

United Kingdom, Germany, ItalyWorcester, Brighton, Cambridge, London, Cardiff, Nottingham, Bristol, Halle, Jena, Berlin, Turin, Sheffield, Potsdam, Rome5,000
Bricknasty undertaking a tour of England and Scotland, including London, Bristol, Birmingham, Leeds, Manchester and Glasgow, 7 - 13 November 2023.United KingdomLondon, Bristol, Birmingham, Leeds, Manchester, Newcastle, Glasgow5,000
M(h)aol undertaking a European tour in support of Superchunk, including Germany, Italy and Switzerland, 2 - 6 November 2023Germany, Italy, SwitzerlandBerlin, Bielefeld, Schorndorf , Bologna, Zurich5,000
Series of three concerts on Irish folk music in the hall of the Fundación Juan March, Madrid, Spain, 11 - 25 May 2024SpainMadrid4,500
John Blek undertaking a tour of Europe, including Germany, Austria and Great Britain, 3 - 24 May 2023.
Germany, Austria, United Kingdom Dörphof, Hamburg, Cologne, TBD, Graz, Vienna, Annaberg-Bucholz, St. David’s, St David's4,500
Robert Grace undertaking US, Canadian & European Tour Autumn 2023

Canada, United States, United Kingdom, GermanyToronto, New York, Los Angeles, London, Berlin, Cologne4,500
Brigid Mae Power undertaking a tour of Great Britain, 21 - 26 September 2023. United KingdomGlasgow, Kendal, Leek, Hebden Bridge, London, Norwich4,000
Colm Broderick and Francis Cunningham undertaking a tour of Australia, 24 October - 21 November 2023AustraliaBrisbane, Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Castlemaine, Warrenmbool, Adelaide4,000
Nuala Kennedy & Eamon O' Leary with Gerry 'fiddle' O' Connor 2023 Tour of Denmark, presented by Yellow House, Denmark. DenmarkJægerspris, Haslev, Svendborg, Middelfart, Aarhus, Brønderslev, Haelker4,000
Irish artists performing at Festival Babieca Folk, Burgos, and Festival Aiztina Folk, Vitoria, Spain, 24 - 26 November 2023. SpainBurgos, Vitoria4,000
Altan performing at the I scontri figaresi Festical, Corsica , France, 13 - 17 September 2023.FranceCorsica4,000
Pádraig Rynne, Tara Breen & Jim Murray undertaking a tour of England, 9 - 11 November 2023.United KingdomBirmingham, Settle, London4,000
Eamon Ivri, Declan Synnott, Michelle Doyle and Kelly Doherty undertaking a tour of the United Kingdom, 7 - 10 February 2024.
United KingdomLondon, Leeds, Glasgow, Birmingham4,000
Dani Larking performing at various venues in Finland, 21 - 29 September 2023. Finlandkokkola, Jakobstad, helsinki, tampere3,600
Irish artists participating in 'Songs from Ireland' in Basel, Winterthur, Geneva and Bern, Switzerland, 21 - 24 September 2023.SwitzerlandBasel, Winterthur, Geneva, Bern3,500
Miscellany of Folk undertaking a tour of Europe, including venues in Germany, The Netherlands & Luxembourg, 19 - 29 October 2023.Germany, Luxembourg, NetherlandsLeverkusen, Düsseldorf, Luxembourg, Duisburg, Kirchheimbolanden, Köln, Groningen, Ingelheim am Rhei3,000
Ardú undertakes performance at "Ireland meets Croatia" Concert Series, Varaždin, Croatia, 21 - 23 October 2023CroatiaVaraždin, Ludbreg3,000
The Institute of Irish Studies presenting NightVisiting by Lisa Lambe at the Tung Auditorium, Liverpool, England, 20 October 2023.United KingdomLiverpool2,600
Irish Baroque Orchestra Apprentice Ensemble performing pieces from their 'Dublin, 1742' programme for the Irish Heritage Christmas Concert at St George's Hanover Square, London, England, 9 December 2023. United KingdomLondon 2,500
David Doocey & Cillian Vallely undertaking a tour of the USA, 1 - 12 November 2023.United StatesPortland, Yachats, Seattle, Boston, Princeton, Charlottseville2,500
Sprints performing in London, England; Reykjavík, Iceland; and New York, USA, 4 October - 15 November 2023. United Kingdom, Iceland, United StatesLondon, Reykjavík, Brooklyn, New York2,500
Pádraig Rynne, Tara Breen & Jim Murray undertaking a tour of Canada, 10-18 October 2023. CanadaCharlottetown, Souris, Carlottetown2,420
Altan performing at The Norse Gaels Folk Festival, Riksscenen, Oslo, 10 - 12 November 2023
Ailbhe Reddy performing at Les Femmes s'en Mêlent festival, Cafe de la Danse, Paris, France, 29-30 November 2023
Stockton's Wing performing at Bustofolk Festival Interceltico, Busto Arsizio, Italy, 14 - 17 September 2023.ItalyBusto Arsizio2,000
Vernon Jane performing at Loud Women Music Festival, at Rich Mix Venue, London, England, 16 September 2023.
United KingdomLondon1,800
Siobhán Armstrong and Maria Cleary performing at the 2nd Harp Biennale (Harfenbiennale) Innsbruck, Haus der Musik, Innsbruck, Austria, 10 - 11 November 2023.AustriaInnsbruck1,500
Performance of Benjamin Dwyer's 2nd Guitar Concerto at the Municipal Theatre of São Paulo (São Paulo Opera House), Brazil, 6 - 10 December 2023.BrazilSão Paulo1,500
John McLachlan performing two concerts in Lafcadio Hearn Project, Espace Orange, Montreal, Canada, and Tenri Centre, New York, USA, 21-22 September 2023.Canada, United StatesMontreal, New York1,400
Concert tour of Mexican and Irish music and poetry by Garth Knox at the CERVANTINO and UNAM Festivals in Guanajuato and Mexico City, Mexico, 10 - 16 October 2023.MexicoGuanajuato, Mexico City1,000
Dr Fionnuala Moynihan performing at A Celebration of Classical and Traditional Irish Music in Memory to Kornel Zempleni in the Concert Hall of the Old Academy of Music, Budapest, Hungary,22 September 2023.HungaryBudapest1,000
Presentation of 'You, Me or the Wallpaper' by Sue Rynhart at the Sefton Park Palm House Liverpool Irish Festival, Liverpool, England, 1 February 2024 United KingdomLiverpool1,000
Kynsy performing at Reeperbahn, Germany and ViceFest in The Netherlands, 20 - 23 September 2023

Germany, NetherlandsHamburg , Groningen560


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 327,200
Pan Pan presenting THE FIRST BAD MAN at the New York Public Library, presented by the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, New York, USA, 9 - 21 January 2024.United StatesNew York42,000
Presentation of Fishamble's KING by Pat Kinevane at 59E59 Theaters, New York, as part of 1st Irish, and at Odyssey Theatre Los Angeles, USA, 27 March - 5 May 2024.United StatesNew York, Los Angeles40,000
Tour of 'A Very Old Man With Enormous Wings', written by Gabriel Garcia Marquez and directed by Dan Colley, with House Touring in South East England, 2 - 25 November 2023.
BritainFarnham, Cranbrook, Bordon, Maidenhead, Beford, Bury St. Edmonds, Colchester, Diss, Norwich, reading, Eastleigh, Worthing35,000
Kabosh's production of Green & Blue on tour to UK & North America, 24 October - 25 November 2023. United Kingdom, United States, CanadaBirmingham, Leeds, Liverpool, Atlanta, Pittsburgh , New York City, Ottawa, Toronto35,000
Presentation of MASTERCLASS by Brokentalkers and Adrienne Truscott at the Sydney Opera House as part of Sydney Festival, Sydney, Australia, 12 - 15 January 2024AustraliaSydney 30,000
Tour of 'The University of Wonder & Imagination' (Live) by Cahoots NI, to various theatres across North America, 9 January - 24 March 2024.United StatesWest Palm Beach, North Miami Beach, Purchase, Westhampton Beach, Brookville, Toms River, South Orange, Poughkeepsie, Findlay, Overland Park, Lone Tree, Appleton, Springdale, Springfield, Sheridan, Corvallis, Modesto, Chico, Santa Rosa, Cerritos, Costa Mesa30,000
THISISPOPBABY presenting 'Throwing Shapes' by Emma Dabiri at Soho Theatre London, England, 10 - 20 January 2024.United KingdomLondon28,000
Tour of A Very Old Man With Enormous Wings by Gabriel Garcia Marquez and directed by Dan Colley, British Columbia, Canada, 2 - 12 April 2024.CanadaChilliwack26,000
Presentation of A Very Old Man With Enormous Wings by Gabriel Garcia Marquez and directed by Dan Colley, at the Auckland Arts Festival, New Zealand, 19 - 24 March 2023. New ZealandAukland20,000
Presentation of Lost Lear by Dan Colley and Riverbank Arts Centre, at Aotearoa New Zealand Festival of the Arts, Wellington, New Zealand, 26 February - 3 March 2023. New ZealandWellington18,000
Green Shoot Productions presenting 'In The Name Of The Son' by Martin Lynch & Richard O'Rawe at Rangatira in Q Theatre, Auckland, New Zealand, 11 - 18 March 2023.New ZealandAuckland10,000
Presentation of 'For The Love Of Mary' by Mel Bradley at the Liverpool Irish Festival, Daimler Powerhouse, Coventry, and Leeds, 23 - 27 October 2023.

United KingdomLiverpool, Coventry, Leeds3,000
Presentation How to Get The Menopause and Enjoy It by Anne Gildea in London and Luxembourg, 30 September - 30 November 2023.Luxembourg, BritainLuxembourg, London3,000
Presentation of 'THE WORDS ARE THERE' by Ronan Dempsey at The Hope Theatre, London, England, 13 - 25 November 2023.BritainLondon3,000
Presentation of AM I IRISH YET? by Kate Kerrigan at The White Bear Theatre, London, 25 - 30 September 2023.United KingdomLondon2,000
Performance of Speak Like No One in Particular by Eszter Nemethi at Batard Festival, Brussels, Belgium, 1 - 4 November 2023.BelgiumBrussels1,200
The Armagh Rhymers performing at Liverpool Irish Festival Family Fun Day at the Museum of Liverpool, England, 21 October 2023. United KingdomLiverpool1,000

Visual Art

Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 124,960
Presentation of work by Aideen Barry with Hungarian visual artist Eszter Szabó, at Muveszet Haza/Kulturehaus, Csikasz Gallery, Veszprem, Hungary, 11 November - 31 December 2023. HungaryVeszprem (The European Capital of Culture 2023)16,000
Jesse Jones exhibiting 'National Treasures: Artemisia in Birmingham. Jesse Jones: Gentileschi's Fire' at Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, United Kingdom, 10 May - 8 September 2024.United KingdomBirmingham12,000
Orla Barry exhibiting at rhe Museum of contemporary Art at Grand-Hornu (MACS), Hornu, Belgium, 21 April - 22 September 2024.BelgiumHornu10,000
Presentation of Strange Attractor quintet (Irene Murphy, Danny McCarthy, Mick O'Shea, Anthony Kelly and David Stalling) as part of Anima Mundi in MOS, Gorzów; Errant Sound, Berlin; Liebig12, Berlin; Trafo, Szczecin, Poland; and Pawilon, Poznań, Poland, 28 October - 11 November 2023.

Poland, GermanyGorzów Wielkopolski, Berlin, Szczecin, Poznań9,000
Presentation of fine art prints by Graphic Studio Gallery at Woolwich Contemporary Print Fair London, Great Britain, 26 - 29 October 2023 United KingdomLondon8,000
Presentation of Talamh agus Teanga: Land and Language in Contemporary Irish Art, at the Florida State University Museum of Fine Arts, Tallahassee, Florida, 18 January 13 April 2024.United StatesTallahassee7,000
Eamon O'Kane exhibiting at Edward Cella Art and Architecture (ECCA) at the Himalaya Club and the Thomas Lavin Showroom, LA, and Worth Ryder Art Gallery, San Francisco, USA, 16 September - 23 November 2023.
United StatesLos Angeles, San Fransisco6,500
"The Dissolution of Visible Signs" is an exhibition featuring artists Niamh McCann, Damien Flood, Scott Lyall, and David OReilly at The Armory Show 2023, 15-18th September 2023.United StatesNew York6,000
Stoney Road Press participating in Art on Paper Fair, New York, USA, 7 -10 September 2023United StatesNew York5,000
Stoney Road Press at IFPDA New York Print Fair, Javitis Centre, New York, USA, 26 - 29 October 2023. United StatesNew York5,000
Kerlin Gallery exhibiting works at the Frieze Art Fair, London, England, 11 - 15 October 2023.United KingdomLondon5,000
Presentation of Vanessa Donoso López by Kevin Kavanagh Gallery at SWAB Barcelona, Spain, 5 - 8 October 2023.SpainBarcelona5,000
Presentation of Broken Spectre by Richard Mosse at STARTS Prize Exhibition, Ars Electronica Festival, Linz, Austria, 6 - 10 September 2023.AustriaLinz4,500
Fion Gunn participating in 2 multimedia collaborative exhibitions with Egyptian artist Lina Osama, Cario and Alexandria, Egypt, 6 February -5 March 2024EgyptAlexandria, Cairo4,000
Presentation of 'She would lead us through glass' by Claire Kerr at gb agency, Paris, France, 14 October - 2 December 2023FranceParis3,500
Illustrators Ireland participating in the Bratislava Illustration Biennial, International Illustration Exhibition, Bratislava Slovakia, 28 September - 8 October 2023. SlovakiaBratislava3,200
Clare Scott exhibiting at the APS Mdina Cathedral Contemporary Art Biennale, Mdina, Malta, 13 November - 15 December 2023.MaltaMdina3,000
Sandra Corrigan Breathnach exhibiting at MEM International Festival of Experimental Art, Guggenheim Bilbao and the Exhibition Hall, Bilbao, Spain, 2 - 19 November 2023.SpainBilbao2,900
David Eager Maher exhibiting 'Children & Flowers' at Jarmuschek + Partner, Berlin, Germany, 2 November - 7 December 2023.
Sam Keogh presenting 'The Unicorn is Killed and Brought to the Castle Cartoon' at Guts Gallery, Berlin, Germany, 2 - 15 October 2023.GermanyBerlin1,700
Helena Gorey and Deirdre McLoughlin exhibiting at Taste Contemporary, Geneva, Switzerland, 26 October - 30 November 2023.SwitzerlandGeneva1,500
Rod Coyne and Anja Coyne participating in a joint exhibition at Studio Hiller, Dusseldorf, Germany, 22 - 24 September 2023.GermanyDusseldorf1,500
Róisín de Buitléar exhibiting 'Hidden Treasure' at the Wave Glass Gallery, Venice, Italy, 16 - 19 September 2023.ItalyVenice1,100
Public art performance of I am Present / Jelen Vagyok by Rachel Fallon, Margaret Island, Budapest, Hungary, 24 November 2023.HungaryBudapest1,060


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 54,300
Presentation of the Irish Cultural Centre Hammersmith Autumn Programme, London, England, 15 September - 14 November 2023.United KingdomLondon18,000
EFACIS presents The Irish Itinerary 2023-2024, the Irish Itinerary Podcast and the Digital Irish Itinerary at various venues in Europe and online, 15 September 2023 - 15 September 2024
Irish Music and Dance London (IMDL) presenting autumn- winter programme, 15 September - 2 December 2023.United KingdomLondon, Newcastle10,000
Irish artists participating in the Tyneside Irish Festival 2023, England, 13 - 29 October 2023.United KingdomNewcastle upon Tyne, Sunderland, Middlesbrough6,300
Irish artists participating in the Irish Festival Fribourg/Freiburg, Switzerland, 6 - 8 October 2023.SwitzerlandFribourg5,000

Total for July 23 2023: €1,086,940